Where do Australian school students aged 12-17 years drink alcohol?
Among Australian school students aged 12-17 years who drank alcohol in the past week, 35% had their last drink at a party, 31% had their last drink at home, and 18% had their last drink at a friend’s house.
Source: Cancer Council Victoria (2016). Australian secondary school students' use of tobacco, alcohol, and over-the-counter and illicit substances in 2014.
Please note: Percentages do not tally to 100% as only the three most common locations are reported.
These data exclude students who reported multiple drinking locations and differ from NDSHS data concerning young people in the general population where reported data include multiple responses.